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Our son, on a phone conversation with Mom, asked, “Am I a good man? are you proud of me. As a good parent should, she responded immediately and without hesitation, “Of course!” The answer was accurate, reinforcing and quick. It … Continue reading
Many of us presume too much when attempting to communicate. Evaluating our words, in the way others might hear them, before opening our mouths, might be good. I stepped into the Little League outfield for the first time in ages. The grass was … Continue reading
It was a typical T-ball game. The coaches, volunteer mothers and fathers, located all over the field as allowed in T-ball rules, were as active as the kids. They grabbed a wayward player here, restraining them from picking the dandelion, … Continue reading
Written the Night of My Wife’s Emergency Brain Surgery “My head hurts really bad and I’m scared.” my lovely wife, Kat, said, just before unconsciously sliding off the bed to the floor.
God grant me the serenity To accept the things I cannot change; Courage to change the things I can; And wisdom to know the difference.
The salesman was having a particularly good month. In addition to receiving a healthy commission, the company had been running a contest and he was the proud owner of a new state-of-the-art clothes washer.
Sara Tucholsky of Western Oregon University took a mighty cut and lofted her first high school/college homerun over the centerfield fence.